Neurologists warn about link between chiropractic, stroke

Jones, Jennifer
March 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/19/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 6, p794
Academic Journal
Reports that neurologists in Canada have warned that chiropractic neck manipulation can cause stroke and death. Recommendations and call for a ban on manipulations involving infants and children; Report that neck manipulation is one of the leading causes of stroke in people under 45 years; View that chiropractors should not perform neck manipulation until more studies are done and the risks can be assessed on a per patient basis.


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